Concord Academy

Concord
, MA
Location
Secondary (Grades 9-12)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
422
Students
60%
Boarding
Informal
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
15
Sports
1922
Year Founded

Description

Concord Academy is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory school for grades nine through twelve, with an enrollment of 395 boarding and day students. Students come from public and private schools in sixteen states and fifteen countries and territories. Approximately one hundred new students are enrolled annually, drawn from a pool of over eight hundred applicants from across the United States and around the world. The members of the Class of 2023 came from sixty-four different schools. The composition of the student body currently includes thirty-six percent U.S. students of color and ten percent international students. Financial aid is awarded to twenty-six percent of the total enrollment, while the average aid award covers seventy-seven percent of the tuition. The campus, occupying thirty-nine acres, is set in Concord, Massachusetts, a small town of historic and literary significance, eighteen miles west of Boston.

Unique Characteristics

1. Wide as you can dream curriculum with over 230 courses.

2. Located in historic Concord with a short walk to the commuter rail for access to Boston and Cambridge.

College Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Tufts University
  • Wesleyan University
  • Brown University
  • New York University
  • Northeastern University
  • Bowdoin College
  • Northwestern University
  • Skidmore College
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Barnard College
  • Harvard University

Academics

Semesters
Schedule
No ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

SSAT Required
January Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
Gateway
SSAT SAO
School-Specific

Student Body

422
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.

Canada, China (including Hong Kong),  Indonesia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine, United States, and Vietnam.

Location

Address166 Main Street, Concord, MA 01742
Nearby Airports

Logan International Airport (BOS)

TF Green Airport – RI

Manchester Airport -NH

Campus Size39 Acres

Contact Information

Mbakwe Okafor
Admissions Director
Henry Fairfax
Head of School
978-402-2200
Phone